LOS ANGELES—Previously straight performer Rocco Reed has signed an exclusive six-month contract with online gay network Men.com.

A multiple AVN Award nominee, including for 2012's Male Performer of the Year, Reed shot his first gay scene Thursday in Los Angeles with Tommy Defendi.

"This is a very exciting time for Men.com," the network's product manager, Christian Boucher, said. "Rocco Reed is an amazing performer, recognized the world over. We are happy to have the chance to showcase his charisma and talent on a completely new platform."

Reed was not able to comment on the contract as of post time. His debut for Men.com will appear within the upcoming weeks.